Forest Hills Busway Canopy to be Razed Beginning Oct. 3

MassDOT  announced that beginning 1 am Sat Oct 3 through 5 am Monday Oct 5 working around the clock , Barletta Heavy Construction will remove the canopy over the upper busway (opposite the Arboretum).

All buses will be diverted to the Hyde Park Avenue busway during that week end.

The upper canopy was designed as an integral part of Forest Hills Station by  Cambridge Seven Associates. It  opened in 1987.

The 1987 busway canopy facing the Arnold Arboretum will be taken off during the week end of Oct 3 + 4 2015 working around the clock

Richard Heath

The 1987 busway canopy facing the Arnold Arboretum will be taken off during the week end of Oct 3 + 4 2015 working around the clock

The canopy will be taken off leaving the posts for new covered walk way. A bus way will be built where the old MBTA parking lot is

Richard Heath

The canopy will be taken off leaving the posts for new covered walk way. A new bus way will be built where the old MBTA parking lot is now.

 

  • Monster

    So much ugliness is being removed from FH.